The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank - - 17
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife - - 2.13%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -
MCSD
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Fife region.

Qualifications Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
27 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 49.09% 34.72% 65.96%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 27
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £38,000 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,585 £150,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -